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Commonly called 'Bear's Breeches', this is an extraordinary and fascinating shrub. The finely cut leathery leaves create an attractive mound, and send up elegant flowerspikes. Not dissimilar to a foxglove, the architectural flowers are two toned deep purple and white. This spectacular display is most effective towards the back of a large shrub border, or in the centre of a gravel garden.

Current height: 60cm (excluding pot)

Eventual height: 1.5 metres

Eventual width: 60cm

Aspect: This Acanthus will thrive in full sun, in well-drained soil. Tolerant of both drought prone and wet soil conditions.


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